Conferences and symposiums

Cell Death in Toxicology: A Tribute to Sten Orrenius

2017-02-1409:30 to 13:00 Nobel Forum, Nobels väg 1, Karolinska InstitutetCampus Solna

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Programme

(Programme for printing)

9.00 - 9.30    

Registration


9.30

Welcome and introduction
Moderator: Boris Zhivotovsky, IMM, Karolinska Institutet

Manganese: essential and toxic nutrient
Dean P. Jones, Emory University, Atlanta

Teetering between life and death: regulation by oxygenated phospholipids
Valerian Kagan, University of Pittsburgh

Calcium in death and disease. Then and now
Pierluigi Nicotera, Deutsches Zentrum für Neurodegenerative Erkrankungen, Bonn 


11.00 - 11.30     
Coffee break


11.30      

HAMLET and Sten Orrenius - The discovery of a new tumoricidal entity with broad therapeutic efficacy
Catharina Svanborg, Lund University 

Targeting autophagy in cancers
Helin Norberg, Dept. of Physiology and Pharmacology, Karolinska Institutet

Nanotoxicology: immune sensing of engineered nanomaterials
Bengt Fadeel, IMM, Karolinska Institutet 


13.00        
Concluding remarks        
Bengt Fadeel, IMM, Karolinska Institutet


 

The symposium is organized with financial support from 

  • The Institute of Environmental Medicine (IMM)
  • The Swedish Society for Medical  Research
  • Radiumhemmets forskningsfonder
Contact person: Anna Persson